The fabricated diary of a young Dutch boy was intended to gain American sympathy for the British struggle agains Nazi Germany. More »
Facing more than two companies of Hitler’s Elite SS at the “Island,” Dick Winters’ Easy company demonstrated unparalleled courage under fire. More »
During the Eighty Years’ War, the Battle of the Downs would come to mark a crushing defeat of the Spanish. More »
The Duke of Marlborough’s victory at the Battle of Ramillies turned the War of Spanish Succession, and transformed the major powers of Europe. More »
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.
Acclaimed General Lloyd Fredendall lost his command after the debacle at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass.
The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, benefited from the firsthand observation of spies on Oahu.